144 Squadron [concept]

Title

144 Squadron [concept]

Description

144 Squadron was first formed in 1918 and reformed in 1937.
At the start of the war 144 Squadron was stationed at RAF Hemswell in 5 Group and equipped with Hampdens. The squadron transferred to Coastal Command in April 1942 and continued its anti-shipping role until the end of the war.

It was stationed at: RAF Hemswell and RAF North Luffenham.
Aircraft flown included: Hampden
Wartime losses: 265

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IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Nigel Moore

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“144 Squadron [concept],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 16, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6299.

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